around the bases. >> it is. i wanted to show you. the rangers looked like they would be ate lock to win the a.l. west and they collapsed down the stretch. they found themselves in this one-game playoff. the orioles have been hot all year and certainly hot even towards the end of the year. who is to say the orioles aren't the hotter team although it is in texas. >> texas is going home. orioles magic. >> nats are waiting to find out who they will play on sunday. either way. the good news is st. louis and atlanta are throwing their aces today. the glass half full. >> etch is keeping an eye on crucial numbers ahead of the election. those numbers are coming out this horng. we are not talking about a new poll. that is straight ahead at 6:00. >> first game. facebook fan. day. we say hello to kisha mason. she looks forward to the daily segment because it is her cue that the work day is over. enjoy the weekend. >> for your chance to be monday's fan of the day, log onto our facebook opinion and leave a comment under her picture -- our facebook page and leave a comment under her picture. picture.